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1956-57 Kentucky Wildcats
Schedule and Results

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Overall: 23-5, .821 W-L% (7th of 167)
Conference: 12-2, 1st in SEC (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Adolph Rupp (23-5)

PS/G: 84.2 (3rd of 167) ▪ PA/G: 69.8 (57th of 167)
SRS: 16.92 (2nd of 167) ▪ SOS: 2.49 (37th of 167)

NCAA Tournament:
Won Mideast Regional Semifinal (98-92) versus Pittsburgh
Lost Mideast Regional Final (80-68) versus Michigan State

AP Poll Summary

12/11 12/18 12/26 1/2 1/8 1/15 1/22 1/29 2/5 2/12 2/19 2/26 3/5 Final
3 7 3 3 3 4 5 4 3 3 3 3 3 3

Schedules prior to the 1995-96 season may be missing games vs. non-Division I opponents.

Schedule and Results

G Date Type Opponent Conf Tm Opp OT W L Streak Arena
1 Sat, Dec 1, 1956 REG Washington & Lee Southern W 94 66 1 0 W 1 Memorial Coliseum
2 Mon, Dec 3, 1956 REG Miami (FL) Ind W 114 75 2 0 W 2 Memorial Coliseum
3 Sat, Dec 8, 1956 REG @ Temple Ind W 73 58 3 0 W 3 The Palestra
4 Mon, Dec 10, 1956 REG Saint Louis MVC L 70 71 3 1 L 1 Memorial Coliseum
5 Sat, Dec 15, 1956 REG Maryland ACC W 76 55 4 1 W 1 Memorial Coliseum
6 Tue, Dec 18, 1956 REG @ Duke (13) ACC L 84 85 4 2 L 1 Cameron Indoor Stadium
7 Fri, Dec 21, 1956 REG Southern Methodist (4) SWC W 73 67 5 2 W 1 Memorial Coliseum
8 Sat, Dec 22, 1956 REG Illinois (5) Big Ten W 91 70 6 2 W 2 Memorial Coliseum
9 Fri, Dec 28, 1956 REG N Virginia Tech Southern W 56 55 7 2 W 3 The Field House
10 Sat, Dec 29, 1956 REG N Houston MVC W 111 76 8 2 W 4 The Field House
11 Sat, Jan 5, 1957 REG Georgia Tech SEC W 95 72 9 2 W 5 Memorial Coliseum
12 Mon, Jan 7, 1957 REG Loyola (IL) Ind W 81 62 10 2 W 6 Memorial Coliseum
13 Sat, Jan 12, 1957 REG @ Louisiana State SEC W 51 46 11 2 W 7 John Parker Memorial Coliseum
14 Mon, Jan 14, 1957 REG @ Tulane SEC L 60 68 11 3 L 1 Avron B. Fogelman Arena
15 Sat, Jan 19, 1957 REG @ Tennessee SEC W 97 72 12 3 W 1 Alumni Memorial Gymnasium
16 Sat, Jan 26, 1957 REG @ Vanderbilt (13) SEC W 91 83 13 3 W 2 Memorial Gymnasium
17 Mon, Jan 28, 1957 REG @ Georgia Tech SEC W 76 65 14 3 W 3 Alexander Memorial Coliseum
18 Wed, Jan 30, 1957 REG Georgia SEC W 84 53 15 3 W 4 Memorial Coliseum
19 Sat, Feb 2, 1957 REG Florida SEC W 88 61 16 3 W 5 Memorial Coliseum
20 Fri, Feb 8, 1957 REG @ Mississippi SEC W 75 69 17 3 W 6 Ellis Auditorium
21 Mon, Feb 11, 1957 REG @ Mississippi State SEC L 81 89 17 4 L 1 McCarthy Gymnasium
22 Fri, Feb 15, 1957 REG @ Loyola (IL) Ind W 115 65 18 4 W 1 Chicago Stadium
23 Mon, Feb 18, 1957 REG Vanderbilt (18) SEC W 80 78 19 4 W 2 Memorial Coliseum
24 Sat, Feb 23, 1957 REG Alabama SEC W 79 60 20 4 W 3 Memorial Coliseum
25 Mon, Feb 25, 1957 REG Auburn SEC W 103 85 21 4 W 4 Memorial Coliseum
26 Sat, Mar 2, 1957 REG Tennessee SEC W 93 75 22 4 W 5 Memorial Coliseum
G Date Type Opponent Conf Tm Opp OT W L Streak Arena
27 Fri, Mar 15, 1957 NCAA N Pittsburgh Ind W 98 92 23 4 W 6
28 Sat, Mar 16, 1957 NCAA N Michigan State (11) Big Ten L 68 80 23 5 L 1